Over 100 time and safety officials from Motorsport clubs have been trained in safety measures of rally driving in a move aimed at improving the sport.
The one-week training was organized by The Federation of Motorsports Clubs of Uganda and sponsored by Victoria University at Victoria University Kampala.
Speaking at the ceremony held at Victoria University on Sunday to award certificates to participants, Dipu Ruparelia, the elected new FMU President said those trained should use the new skills acquired from the training to improve the sport.
“We are actually building capacity; more people will get into safety, time Marshalling and at the end of the day we hope they share that knowledge they got from our FI instructor and use it to make the coming event better,” Said Dipu Ruparelia.
He adds that, Federation of Motorsports of Uganda (FMU) looking forward at least to do three courses in a year. Meanwhile he also thanked Victoria University for the sponsorship and love of the game.
“Big thanks to Victoria University, our sponsor, want to work with us and we hope to make things better going forward” Said Dipu
The awarding of certificates was carried out by FMU boss Dipu Ruparelia, Naiya Ruparelia and Dr. Khrishna Sharma from Victoria University.